Readings in the Philosophy of Law - Third Edition (Paperback)

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Readings in the Philosophy of Law - Third Edition (Paperback)

By Keith C. Culver (Editor), Michael Giudice (Editor)


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Readings in the Philosophy of Law brings together central texts on such topics as legal reasoning, the limits of individual liberty, responsibility and punishment, and international law. The included selections provide superb coverage of both classic and contemporary views, and are edited only lightly to allow readers to grapple with arguments in their original form. Culver and Giudice's clear, accessible introductions discuss key terms, claims, issues, and points of connection and disagreement. Readings are placed within their historical and social contexts, with analogies and examples emphasizing the continuing relevance of the arguments at issue. This third edition is updated to take account of the rise of legal pluralism, debates over judicial review of constitutional rights, anti-terrorism laws, hate crime, and non-state law at both regional and global levels.

Keith Culver is Professor of Management at the University of British Columbia, Okanagan Campus. Michael Giudice is Associate Professor of Philosophy at York University.
Product Details ISBN: 9781554812523
ISBN-10: 1554812526
Publisher: Broadview Press Inc
Publication Date: May 25th, 2017
Pages: 512
Language: English